The Ministry's mission is directed at realization and development of intellectual potential of the nation- a key component of stable and dynamic development of the Islamic Republic of Iran. Ministry of Science, Research and Technology (MSRT) governs almost 2800 Universities , 49 Research Institutions , and the total of 205 Science Technology Parks (38) and Incubators‌ (167). Considering the national, regional and international goals, interests, policies and ambitions, MSRT is seeking sustainable development for mankind welfare, peace and prosperity in the country and across the world.